Wines of exceptional quality, prestigious around the world, are produced in this region of Catalonia, located between the plains of the Mediterranean coast and the nearby mountains. This is also where another universally renowned drink is produced: Cava (sparkling wine).
Day 1: Arrival
Arrival in Barcelona and transfer to your hotel in Castelldefels (20 km from Barcelona), check in and Dinner.
Day 2: The wonders of Gaudí
After breakfast, a panoramic tour of Barcelona to discover the works of Gaudí. You will pass the Passeig de Gràcia, famous avenue bordered by many modernist buildings like the house Batllo or the house Mila (external views). Visit of the Park Güell, famous garden for its ceramics and its singular architecture. Lunch in a restaurant in Barcelona. In the afternoon, free time to stroll on the ramblas. Return and dinner at the hotel.
Day 3: The Gothic Quarter
After breakfast, take a stroll through the narrow streets of the Gothic Quarter to discover St. Croix Cathedral, Real Square and the Boqueria Market. Lunch in Pueblo Español, located on the hill of Montjuïc, then free time for personal discovery of this village built for the Universal Exhibition of 1929 which brings together 117 life-size reproductions of emblematic buildings from different regions of Spain. In the afternoon, head for the city of Salou. Check-in and dinner at the hotel.
Day 4: Montserrat & Freixenet
Breakfast and then discover the mountains of Montserrat, an exceptional natural site with astonishing geological formations. Ascension by track train to the sanctuary dedicated to the patron saint of Catalonia, La Moreneta. Lunch in the restaurant of Montserrat. In the afternoon, visit of the Freixenet cellars and tour by train through this historic company which brings together new technologies and traditional methods. Return and dinner at the hotel.
Day 5: Torres
Breakfast. Continue to discovering the Catalan wines with the visit of the cellars Torres. Experience a cultural and entertaining experience, ideal for exploring the exciting world of wine and the history of the Torres family. Then time to discover Vilafranca del Penedès, a village surrounded by hundred-year-old vines. Lunch in a local restaurant. Return and dinner at the hotel.
Day 6: Departure
Transfer to Barcelona airport and return flight.